Uruguay is a bastion of pragmatic economic policies that favor business and foreign investment.
This paradigm shift has already begun showing results with an increase in GDP, growing prosperity and increasing foreign investments.
Under Honorable President Tabaré Vázquez, Uruguay is on a formidable growth trajectory. Government has recently invited investments worth USD 12 Billion which will accelerate the growth and benefit the people of Uruguay.
Uruguay is a country with a strong democratic tradition, based on transparent government policies and broad economic freedom.
For years the country has shown strong political and social stability, supported by a consolidated democracy and strong legal certainty.
Uruguay has displayed stable economic growth over the past decade, growing at an annual average rate of 5.5% (GDP) from 2005 to 2014. Uruguay has the highest GDP per capita in Latin America.
The country works on providing an appropriate business climate on an ongoing basis and the best facilities for investors. FDI inflows grew at a 13% CAGR from 2005 to 2012.
Uruguay is positioned as a regional logistics hub, with a remarkable location as regards to the wealthiest cities in the region.